Peperomia 'Rocca Verde' Overview
Peperomia 'Rocca Verde' is an evergreen perennial from the Piperaceae family. Grown for the foliage over the flowers, leaves are arranged on reddish stems, they are oval in shape and attractively striped with white venation. This cultivar is often grown indoors as a houseplant, it is popular for the attractive leaves. Flowers are non-showy, coloured white and arranged on spikes, typical of Peperomia species. This plant prefers filtered light, in direct sunlight the leaves can fade. This cultivar is protected under intellectual property laws by Plant Breeders' Rights. These provide the breeder of new plants exclusive control over the plant material for a set amount of time.
How to propagate Peperomia 'Rocca Verde'
Take tip, leaf or stem cuttings in either Spring or Autumn.
Special features of Peperomia 'Rocca Verde'
Some varieties of Peperomia make good hanging plant specimens and nice additions as small bathroom plants.
A low creeper, this species has dull bronze green leaves with indented yellowish veins.